Real History. Real Fun!

October: Fall Fun for Everyone!

Lunar Eclipse over the Foster Barn


We’ll be open Saturdays this month, and then close for the season.

Homeschool Days will be October 3, 4, and 5, from 10:00 to 2:00. No reservations are required. Admission: $5.00/person. $20.00/family. Admission is always free for our members.

October 20th, we’ll get out the presses for one more bulk cider squeeze from 1:00-4:00 p.m.

– Press cider from your own apples: $3.00/gallon
– Press cider from our apples: $6.00/gallon
– Use our jugs: $1.00 each (jugs hold 1 gallon of cider). No admission charge for squeezers.

Haunted Farm will be 6-8:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 27th. Admission: $5.00/person. $20.00/family.

Teachers and child care providers, learn more about our popular tours HERE.

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